Congratulations to this years class of 30 photographers to watch:

Mustafah Abdulaziz
Jenn Ackerman
Kyle Alexander
Meiko Takechi Arquillos
Michele Borzoni
Dominic Bracco II
Peter DiCampo
Eliot Dudik
Sarah Elliott
Mark Fisher
LaToya Ruby Frazier
Misha Friedman
Andrea Gjestvang
Mark Hartman
Lauren Hermele
Ingalls Photography
Sam Kaplan
Peter Ash Lee
Sebastián Liste
Mark Mahaney
Chloe Dewe Mathews
Ilvy Njiokiktjien
Ryan Pfluger
Markel Redondo
AnaStasia Rudenko
Daniel Shea
Jake Stangel
Christopher Testani

You can see all their pictures here.

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  1. This is a fantastic selection of the 30 and it’s great to know everyone’s receiving the recognition they deserve. Up top, hi-5!

  2. seems a little more heavy on photojournalism than usual

  3. Interesting to see a fashion duo on the list (the duo’s the interesting part). Fashion has a number of them, but does anyone know if it’s becoming prevalent in other commercial fields?

  4. Yeah Jake!

  5. Did it used to be 30 UNDER 30? I thought it used to be 30 photographers under 30 years old to watch? Did they change it to allow more in (which is great) or am I crazy?

  6. Changed several years ago. For the better, I think!

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